• Short Summary

    THE UNITED STATES "TASK FORCE BRAVO", THE BIGGEST AMERICAN NAVAL UNIT TO VISIT THE GERMAN BALTIC PORTS, ARRIVED ON MAY 4, AT KIEL.

  • Description

    1.
    GERMAN SAILORS LINED UP ON QUAY, PAN ALONG OTHER OFF-DUTY SAILORS
    0.09

    2.
    SLV A U.S. DESTROYER BEING MOORED
    0.14

    3.
    LV U.S. AIRCRAFT CARRIER "WASP"
    0.18

    4.
    LV CARRIER, WITH DESTROYER BOW IN F/G
    0.21

    5.
    SLV PAN U.S. SAILORS ON ANOTHER VESSEL
    0.28

    6.
    SLV PAN ALONG AIRCRAFT CARRIER
    0.43

    7.
    GV PEOPLE ON SHORE
    0.46

    8.
    SV MOORED AIRCRAFT CARRIER
    0.49

    9.
    SV SAILORS BY PLANE ON DECK
    0.51

    10.
    SV SIDE OF ANOTHER VESSEL
    0.53

    11.
    SV TILT UP SIDE OF DESTROYER TO SAILORS ON DECK
    0.58

    12.
    SV OTHER SAILORS ON VESSEL
    1.00

    13.
    SV U.S. OFFICERS DOWN SHIP'S GANGWAY
    1.04

    14.
    LV AIRCRAFT CARRIER OFF SHORE
    1.09



    Initials DR/S/JF/FW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE UNITED STATES "TASK FORCE BRAVO", THE BIGGEST AMERICAN NAVAL UNIT TO VISIT THE GERMAN BALTIC PORTS, ARRIVED ON MAY 4, AT KIEL. OTHER PORTS OF CALL ARE AT FLENSBURG AND LUEBECK.

    MORE THAN 5,000 MARINES ARE TAKING PART IN THE VISIT, TO LAST TEN DAYS. THE UNIT IS MADE UP OF THE AIRCRAFT CARRIER "WASP" (41,900 TONS), EIGHT DESTROYERS, A SUBMARINE, AND ONE TANKER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAVYLQ3DU4I6ZYW1K2SXQQQX3Y
    Media URN:
    VLVAAVYLQ3DU4I6ZYW1K2SXQQQX3Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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